|Our guide to Denver will help you find the best kid friendly parks in Denver Colorado. You can tell from its skyline alone that Denver is a major metropolis, with a major league-baseball stadium in the center of downtown and parking-meter rates that rival even Chicago and New York. But look to the west to see where Denver distinguishes itself. You'll be driving along Interstate 70, contemplating the industrial warehouses on the way back from Denver International Airport, and suddenly the Rocky Mountains, snow-peaked and breathtakingly huge, appear in the distance. This combination of urban sprawl and proximity to nature is what gives the city character. People spend their weeks commuting to LoDo, the business district and historic downtown, and their weekends reveling in the multitude of skiing, camping, hiking, bicycling, and fishing areas surrounding the city limits. There are tons of great kid friendly parks in the city of Denver, our city guide will help you find the best kid friendly parks. You may have a hard time deciding what to do in Denver, but we make your decision easy.
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Kid friendly parks in Denver
EB Raines Jr Memorial Park - Denver, CO
11701 Community Ctr Dr, (303) 450-8800 - Named for a fallen police officer, EB Raines, Jr Memorial Park is a family-oriented community gathering place with picnic pavilions, a basketball c
Big Dry Creek Park - Denver, CO
1700 E 128th Ave, (303) 694-3400 - The 18-acre Big Dry Creek Park features soccer and multi-use fields, two baseball fields, a playground, a dog park, two picnic shelters, and walkin
Thornton Community Park - Denver, CO
2211 Eppinger Blvd - Facilities at Thornton's Community Park include baseball/softball, basketball, football/soccer, picnic shelters, playground equipment, a skate park
Mestizo-Curtis Park - Denver, CO
31st St & Pedestrian Walkway, (303) 592-4745 - Mestizo-Curtis Park is Denver's oldest park, developed in 1868. The park offers an outdoor pool, tennis and basketball courts, horseshoe pits, socc
Stapleton Central Park - Denver, CO
8601 E Martin Luther King Blvd S - The 80-acre Stapleton Central Park is located north of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and east of the Stapleton Control Tower. Amenities include
Village Place Park - Denver, CO
Albrook Dr & Anaheim Ct, (303) 779-4525 - Village Place Park features a basketball court and soccer field, covered picnic tables, and a playground.
Dunahm Park - Denver, CO
Clayton St & E 44th Ave - The park features a playground, basketball court, and a softball field with a grass infield.
Lindsley Park - Denver, CO
Dexter St & E Hale Pkwy - The park features a basketball court, bicycle/pedestrian pathway, drinking fountain, horseshoe pit, playground, picnic table, restroom, softball fi
Mayfair Park - Denver, CO
E 10th Ave & Jersey St, (303) 399-5717 - The park features a playground and picnic area.
Verbena Park - Denver, CO
E 11th Ave & Verbena St - Verbena Park includes 5.2 acres of Parkland. Amenities include a basketball court, softball field, grass infield, and playground.
McNichols Park - Denver, CO
E 17th Ave & Syracuse St - The park features 4.0 acres of park land with a football field, softball fields and grass infield, and a playground.
Ferguson Park - Denver, CO
E 23rd Ave & Dexter St, (303) 753-1485 - The park features a playground and picnic table.
Greenway Park - Denver, CO
E 24th Ave, (303) 466-3729 - Greenway Park includes bike and walking paths, expansive tennis courts, and a skate park. Even four-legged visitors are welcome with a special dog
City of Axum Park - Denver, CO
E 32nd Ave & Cherry St, (303) 329-6139 - The park features a picnic area, playground, and softball field.
Alamo Placita Park - Denver, CO
E 3rd Ave & Emerson St - The park has a playground and basketball court.
Cheesman Park - Denver, CO
E 8th Ave & Franklin St, (303) 322-0066 - Once a part of Congress Park, Cheesman (the western section of the larger park) was renamed in honor of Denver water baron Walter S. Cheesman. The
Hutchinson Park - Denver, CO
E Eastman Ave & S Pontiac St - Hutchinson Park is a small park with several picnic tables, old style playground, and park trail. The park also has a boardwalk on the East side of
Magna Carta Park - Denver, CO
E Hampden Ave & S Colorado Blvd - The park is a 3.7-acre turf grass park that features a soccer field and small playground. The park has a park trail and a six-table picnic site.
Rosamond Park - Denver, CO
E Quincy Ave & S Tamarac Pkwy - Rosamond Park is a 38-acre fully developed turf grass park. The park features park trails, two un-skinned softball fields, two soccer fields, two f
McWilliams Park - Denver, CO
E Yale Ave & S St Paul St - The park features a basketball court, bicycle/pedestrian path, soccer field, and a softball field grass infield.
Highland Park - Denver, CO
Federal Blvd & W 32nd Ave - The park features a basketball court, lighted tennis court, playground, and library.
Jefferson Square Park - Denver, CO
Happy Cyn Rd & S Ivy Way - Jefferson Square Park is a 4.7-acre turf grass park with two un-skinned softball fields. The open area is permitted for soccer and lacrosse. The
Rocky Mountain Lake Park - Denver, CO
Hooker St & W 46th Ave, (303) 964-3245 - The park features a baseball field, bicycle/pedestrian pathway, football field, fishing, horseshoe pit, softball field, tennis court, picnic areas,
Martin Luther King Park - Denver, CO
Newport St & E 38th Ave - The park features a basketball court, bicycle/pedestrian pathway, indoor pool, recreation center, softball field, softball field grass infield, soc
46th and Pecos Park - Denver, CO
Pecos St & W 46th Ave, (303) 696-1404 - The park has one baseball field, two football fields, and limited playground equipment.
Denison Park - Denver, CO
Quebec St & E 11th Ave - The park features a basketball court, playground, and horseshoe pit.
Kid friendly amusement parks in Denver
Elitch Gardens - Denver, CO
2000 Elitches Cir, (303) 595-4386 - The oldest theme park west of the Mississippi, Elitch Gardens offers everything from its 75-year-old carousel to Disaster Canyon and Shipwreck Fall
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Aviator Park and Pool - Denver, CO
28th Ave, (720) 941-3414 - Stapleton's Aviator Park and Pool, opened in June 2003 and features a three-acre green space that includes an Olympic size pool and children's play
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